UNDP Graduate Programme 2023 | Fully Funded

UNDP Graduate Programme

The United Nations Development Programme has opened applications for UNDP Graduate Programme. The graduate program is a fully-funded two-year international program to enable graduates to start their careers in development. The graduate program is an opportunity for fresh graduates to contribute to UNDP and learn in a highly competitive environment. It is a chance to work on assignments based on sustainable development goals that focus on program and policy, and corporate operations. UNDP aims to contribute to sustainable human development, mainly focusing on poverty, democratic governance, education, crisis prevention and recovery, environment, and other areas such as women empowerment. All the selected talented and outstanding graduates will contribute to fulfilling UNDP’s goals.

During the two-year program, successful applicants will be assigned to one of UNDP’s locations, including Bangladesh, Denmark, Laos, Maldives, Mongolia, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Turkey and the USA. The candidates will contribute in two ways, contribute to projects and activities and contribute to management services to support the implementation of policies. It will be a long learning journey for all candidates; they will get an opportunity to enhance their knowledge and experience working with some great minds in a competitive environment.

The program is fully funded, so the candidates will receive a competitive salary and traveling expenses will be covered and not to forget health insurance. Applicants must have graduated in one any of the following areas: international relations, political science, development studies, public administration, economics, statistics, environmental science, data management, finance, supply chain management or related fields.

About UNDP

UNDP is operational in 170 countries to eradicate inequality and reduce poverty. It is the largest international organization, so it will open a stream of career opportunities if you are selected for the graduate program. Further information is provided below; make sure to read this article till the end. If you meet the criteria, do not miss this opportunity to join UNDP.

Duration of UNDP Graduate Programme: 2 years


Here are more details about the UNDP Graduate Programme

Table of Contents

  • Country: Different
  • Financial coverage: Fully Funded
  • Deadline: October 12, 2022
  • Join Our OC Community. Join 80,000+ other youth leaders and get help from them in shaping your future click here to request to join . You can also follow us on instagram 


    Some Other Trending Opportunities

    Eligibility Criteria :

    Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria to apply for the UNDP graduate programme:

    • Applicants must be nationals of countries where UNDP is working.
    • Master’s degree holders must have less than one year of work experience in a related field.
    • Graduate students (bachelors) shall have two years of work experience, no more than three years.
    • Applicants from minority groups, women and people with special needs are also encouraged to apply.
    • Applicants must have graduated in political science, public administration, international relations, development studies, economics, statistics, data management, environmental science and related fields to apply for program and policy stream.
    • Applicants who want to apply for the corporate and operations stream must have graduated in one of the following: business, public administration, finance, law procurement, supply chain management, economics, data management or related fields.
    • Applicants must be proficient in English; for some positions, proficiency in French, Spanish or Arabic may be required.
    Previous slide
    Next slide
    document.querySelector('.slider1 .elementor-slides');

    Don't Miss a Single Opportunity

    Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new Oppoetunity by email.

    Join 42.5K other subscribers

    Benefits :

    Are you also interested in starting your professional career journey with UNDP? It is a good opportunity, but before applying, make sure to check what benefits are offered to you.

    UNDP Graduate Programme Benefits:

    • UNDP will provide Health insurance.
    • Furthermore, selected candidates will receive a competitive salary.
    • Paid annual leave and paid sick leaves.
    • Ticket to travel between home countries to duty station.
    • A one-year international entry-level contract can be renewed on demonstrating exemplary performance.

    Skills Required for the UNDP Graduate Programme:

    • Analytical skills and judgment
    • Communicate with clarity and impact
    • Adapt and agility
    • Diversity and inclusion
    • Achieve results
    • Learn continuously
    • Digital awareness and literacy
    • Teamwork and collaboration
    • Innovative thinking
    • Act with determination

    Where do you want us to send you new opportunities?

    Join Our Social Networks
    Join us on 11 October on ZOOM

    Like our Facebook page

    Don't Miss a Single Opportunity

    Get all opportunities directly in your inbox!

    Join 42.5K other subscribers

    Application Process:

    • The application process is online; click the apply now below to apply.
    • Provide correct information and fill out the application in English.
    • Shortlisted applicants will undertake an online assessment.
    • The deadline to apply for the UNDP Graduate Programme is 12 October 2022.

    Increase your chances of acceptance for the program by using our professional services  


    Leave a Reply

    Sharing is caring

    Disclaimer: “Opportunities Circle is an opportunities portal that helps connect youth with various opportunities. We strive to provide a platform for youth to discover and apply for opportunities that align with their goals and interests. However, it is important to note that Opportunities Circle is not the main donor for any of the opportunities listed on our platform. We do not take responsibility for any fraud or other issues that may arise from the donor agency. While we take care to thoroughly check and verify the opportunities before posting them, we cannot guarantee the authenticity or reliability of all opportunities. It is the responsibility of the applicant to do their own due diligence and research before applying to any opportunity. Opportunities Circle is not liable for any loss or damage that may result from applying to or participating in an opportunity listed on our platform.”